Showing results by author "Frank Cottrell-Boyce"

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    • Cosmic

    • By: Frank Cottrell Boyce
    • Narrated by: Daniel Ryan
    • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 138
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115

    Liam is too big for his boots. And his football strip. And his school blazer. But being super-sized height-wise has its advantages: he's the only eleven-year-old to ever ride the G-force defying Cosmic rollercoaster - or be offered the chance to drive a Porsche. Long-legged Liam makes a giant leap for boy-kind by competing with a group of adults for the chance to go into space. Is Liam the best boy for the job? Sometimes being big isn't all about being a grown-up.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Funny story about "dadliness"

    • By Ms on 20-03-14

    Regular price: £16.99

    • Framed

    • By: Frank Cottrell Boyce
    • Narrated by: Jason Hughes
    • Length: 6 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 102
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79

    A little boy turns the perfect crime into a work of art.

    Dylan is the only boy living in the tiny Welsh town of Manod. His parents run the Snowdonia Oasis Auto Marvel garage - and when he's not trying to persuade his sisters to play football, Dylan is in charge of the petrol log.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best story ever!!!!!!!!!😀😀😀

    • By CurlyWurly17 on 24-02-18

    Regular price: £16.99

    • Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth

    • By: Frank Cottrell Boyce
    • Narrated by: Peter Capaldi
    • Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    The Blythes are a big, warm, rambunctious family who live on a small farm and sometimes foster children. Now Prez has come to live with them. But, though he seems cheerful and helpful, he never says a word. Then one day Prez answers the door to someone claiming to be his relative. This small, loud stranger carries a backpack, walks with a swagger and goes by the name of Sputnik. As Prez dithers on the doorstep, Sputnik strolls right past him and introduces himself to everyone in the household.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of the best stories I have ever heard

    • By Amazon Customer on 27-03-18

    Regular price: £16.99

    • Millions

    • By: Frank Cottrell Boyce
    • Narrated by: Simon Jones
    • Length: 4 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    It was a one-in-a-million chance. A bag crammed with cash comes tumbling out of the air and lands right at Damian's feet. Suddenly the Cunningham brothers are rich. Very rich. They can buy anything they want. There's just one problem: they have only 17 days to spend all the money before it becomes worthless. And the crooks who stole the cash in the first place are closing in - fast.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome!

    • By maui on 03-01-19

    Regular price: £9.49

    • Can't You Sleep?

    • By: Frank Cottrell Boyce
    • Narrated by: Lucy Price-Lewis
    • Length: 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Miranda has just updated her Facebook profile. But her husband Billy is baffled. Why is she claiming to love songs she's never heard of? How can she have forgotten her own children? Is she really Miranda? And if so, how and why is she doing this? A thought-provoking story about the afterlife by acclaimed teen author Frank Cottrell Boyce.

    Regular price: £2.49

    • Framed

    • By: Frank Cottrell Boyce
    • Narrated by: Jason Hughes
    • Length: 6 hrs and 58 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
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    A few things to know about Dylan: He is the only boy in his entire Welsh town, so forget about playing soccer. His best friends are two pet chickens. His family owns the world's only gas station/coffee house: their pies are to die for, but profits are in the hole. Criminal instincts run in his family: his sister is a mastermind-in-training, and the tax men are after his father for questioning.

    Regular price: £16.79